Frankenmuth Flowers, DIY Flower Lights + Cupcake Recipe!

Frankenmuth Flowers, DIY Flower Lights + Cupcake Recipe!

Downtown Frankenmuth is a lush garden of delightful blooms all summer long! Approximately 350 flats and 8,000 four-inch annuals are planted along Main Street’s 2-mile downtown stretch each spring. Add 350 huge hanging baskets and you have an eye-popping streetscape, one so beautiful that it was the 2007 America in Bloom Winner for cities with a population of under 5,000. Yes, flowers are serious (but happy) business in Frankenmuth. Dan Hopp, green space manager for the City of Frankenmuth, explains:

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Mexican Lasagna Recipe

Mexican Lasagna Recipe

We are flipping the script on taco night at your house with this layered Mexican lasagna that can be made in a pinch! I’m a BIG fan of Mexican food, but more than that, I’m a ridiculously HUGE fan of quick and easy meals. Since I’m a full-time working Mom with a little toddler, simple meals like this are my bread and butter. Simple flavors – Simple ingredients – Simple instructions. Who could ask for more?! I hope you enjoy

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Awesome Flavorful Favorites, Tasty Teaser Pt. 2

Awesome Flavorful Favorites, Tasty Teaser Pt. 2

Some of the best memories are often created around meals! So what exactly does that have to do with the World’s Largest CHRISTmas Store? Well, you can find tons of inspiration from the over 800, scrumptious recipes inside Bronner’s 2-part collection of “Flavorful Favorites” cookbooks! And here’s a tasty-tease sneak peak at recipes coming your way from them in 2018 on our blog. Consider them our Christmas present to you!

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Hammin’ it up for Christmas! – Cheese Ball Recipe

Hammin’ it up for Christmas! – Cheese Ball Recipe

Who’s ready to ham it up this Christmas! If you aren’t, we certainly are! Before eating that big Christmas meal together, family and friends usually gather and enjoy some drinks and appetizers. Our little Christmas gift to you is this stress-free cheese ball appetizer recipe from Bronner’s Flavorful Favorites Cookbook Volume 2, that will be an instant hit at Christmas this year!

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Puppy Chow Recipe – A Treat for ALL Ages!

Puppy Chow Recipe – A Treat for ALL Ages!

When I was a kid, puppy chow was one of my favorite desserts to make with my parents. Now, as an adult, it’s still one of my favorite things to make but mainly just for myself! Okay fine, I do share it with friends and family too . . . but only just a little! 😉

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Snowman Wreath + Puffy Corn Candy Recipe For The Win!

Snowman Wreath + Puffy Corn Candy Recipe For The Win!

“Snow . . . I long to clear a path and lift a spade of snow . . . Snow . . . to see a great big man entirely made of snow. Where it’s snowing all winter through, that’s where I want to be snowball throwing . . . that’s what I’ll do.” – Snow, a song from White Christmas In various parts of the world, winter is synonymous with SNOW!  For many, snow means building snowmen, snowball fights, long

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A Personalized Gift for your Pet + Homemade Dog Treats

A Personalized Gift for your Pet + Homemade Dog Treats

I have a 3-year-old Basset Hound named Walter. He has been featured in a couple of social media posts, just hamming it up for the camera. Around our house we call him Walt. Even our 10-month-old daughter yells out, “Wauullltt!” when he trots into a room. There are times when Walt drives me nuts (like really nuts!), but then he flashes those big sad Basset Hound eyes at me and I just fall in love with him all over again.

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Pumpkin Loaf Pie Recipe – A Fall Favorite Dessert

Pumpkin Loaf Pie Recipe – A Fall Favorite Dessert

On the first day of October, my true love gave to me … Pumpkin Spice Everything!!  So, we tweaked the lyrics a bit but still … ’tis the season for PUMPKIN! We’re jumping on the bandwagon of followers who are just smitten with the flavor of pumpkin as soon as September begins. We are ready to fall in love with pumpkin all over again with this Pumpkin Loaf Pie recipe – what about you?!

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